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Comcast Public Access - Programming Schedule
If you are a Comcast Cable subscriber, a great deal of information is available to you through Comcast’s three Cable Access channels. These channels are used by the Swansea Council on Aging, along with other Town departments to keep you up to date about important notices, programs and services. Here is a breakdown of the programming on each channel:
Channel 9 – Education: Tune to this channel to watch programming of school events such as Swansea’s school sports, graduations, presentations of awards or other school sponsored programming or events.
Channel 15 – Government: Tune in here to watch meetings of various Boards or Committees as well as Town meetings. This channel is also used by Town Departments to post information; informing the public about department programs and services. Note: School Committee meetings are also televised here.
Channel 98 – Public Access: Tune in here to watch community education discussions, holiday parades, memorial ceremonies, religious services, entertainment programming and other community events.
ATTENTION: Clients of Bristol Elder Services
Many Swansea seniors may be receiving assistance from Bristol Elder Services, Inc. (BESI). As you know, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) law prevents your information from being shared with anyone without your expressed written consent. Even though you may be receiving services through BESI, they are not at liberty to discuss your case or your needs with us without your permission. The Swansea Council on Aging is also bound by confidentially laws. Your information will not be shared, nor will it be made public. We are committed to working with you and with BESI to ensure you are receiving the best care possible. If you would like us to work together to better serve you, make your wishes known by signing a release form. For more information, please call Laurie A. Pimentel at the Swansea Council on Aging at (508) 676-1831, Bristol Elder Services, Inc., at (508) 675-2101 or speak to your case manager.
260 Ocean Grove Avenue, Swansea, MA 02777
Laurie A. Pimentel, Executive Director
Phone: (508) 676-1831 Fax: (508) 677-4799